The Role of Defense Counsel in Drug Courts Part 2: How to Provide Effective Representation from Initial Contact Through Program Completion
The session will take attendees through each stage of the drug court and discuss how defense counsel are involved at each stage while also addressing the dual roles defense counsel play in drug courts
The Role of Defense Counsel in Drug Courts Part 1: The Urgency to Address Trauma in our Treatment Courts: What It Means to be Trauma-Informed
This session will focus on challenges defense counsel may encounter in representing defendants with mental and cognitive impairments associated with their drug use.
An agreement for the defendant to sign that states that he or she will be represented in the drug court program.
This is the manual for the Lewis County Drug Court program.
This document contains an outline for drug court practitioners that can be used to plan their own Adult Drug Court program.
Topics: Adult, Confidentiality, Defense, Employer, Incarceration, Judge, Law Enforcement, Manager, Operations, Participants, Phases, Planning, Planning a Drug Court, Planning a Problem Solving Court, Prosecutor, Provider, Resolution, Roles and Responsibilities, Sanctions and Incentives, Screening and Assessment, Screening and Eligibility, Staffings and Hearings, Standards, Steering Committee, Supervision, Team, Team Roles and Responsibilities, Testing, Treatment, Treatment Plans, Treatment Services, Trial
This memorandum of understanding between the 96th District Court of Michigan and the Sobriety Court Team members outlines the responsibilities for all parties.